2 Service Provider In-Charge Career Placements – Reproductive Health Uganda (RHU)

Organisation: Reproductive Health Uganda (RHU)
Duty Station: Iganga
and Arua
, Uganda
Reports to: Medical
Coordinator
About Us:
Reproductive Health Uganda (RHU) is a member of the International
Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF), and its core mandate is to promote high
quality, highimpact and gender sensitive Sexual & Reproductive Health and
Rights information and services through capacity building, specialized service
delivery, issue specific advocacy and strategic partnerships.
Job Summary: The Service Provider In-Charge will provide and
manage Sexual & Reproductive Health (SRH) services at RHU outlets in
accordance with M.O.H and international guidelines. SRH service provision
includes counseling;  providing different
SRHR services such as, Youth Friendly SRH services, offering short and
long  term as well as permanent methods
of family planning; management of STIs, screening for cancer of the cervix,
management of infertility, HIV counseling and testing; diagnosis of related
conditions, such as, malaria, UTI/RTI, , etc. These integrated services are
offered at the static clinic, through outreaches, and by Community Based
Agents.  Management includes the training
and supervision of branch staff, the administration and organisation of branch
and field activities, and the oversight of branch assets.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:  
  • Manage
    clinic, outreach and community SRH service delivery units so as to attain
    and maintain national and international quality standards
  • Co-ordinate
    and monitor programme and project implementation at the RHU branch to
    ensure attainment of planned results.
  • Provide
    SRH services to clients at all service delivery units as per RHU’s SRH
    package.
  • Provide
    technical training, guidance and mentoring to staff and community agents
    to standardize and improve their performance
  • Initiate
    and develop programme activities that address branch SRH needs in a gender
    and youth focused manner
  • Develop
    and maintain networks with organizations at district level for purposes of
    partnership, advocacy, resource sharing and cost saving
  • Coordinate
    and support RHU Volunteer Members’ activities in the branch
  • Maintain
    valid and up to date finance and program documents regarding RHU branch
    activities, including the preparation and dispatch of timely, accurate and
    complete  reports
  • Work
    closely with government structures e.g. VHTs and advocate for inclusion of
    RHU activities into district work plans and access to district health
    resources
  • Perform
    any professional duties as may be assigned by the supervisor.



Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
  • The
    applicant must hold a Diploma in Clinical Medicine from an accredited
    institution, with a valid practicing license and registration certificate
  • A
    minimum of five years’ experience in Reproductive Health service delivery,
    including counselling, providing long term family planning and Youth
    Friendly Services, etc., as well as proven experience in project  management. 
  • Individuals
    with previous NGO experience will have an added advantage.
  • Extensive
    knowledge as well as skill in providing integrated Sexual and Reproductive
    Health services.
  • Skill
    in offering related training, quality of care, supervision; communication,
    including documentation, report writing and feedback.
  • Demonstrated
    effective leadership, administration and motivation skills, ability to
    organize and capacity to multi-task and deliver accurate and comprehensive
    results in an efficient and timely manner.
  • Proven
    ability to work effectively, and under pressure with minimum supervision,
    and willingness to build, coach, guide task oriented teams.
How to Apply:
All applicants should send post their application letters and attach
certified copies of academic transcripts, a detailed Curriculum Vitae and other
relevant documents as well the contact addresses (e-mail) of 3 referees
including their telephone contacts to:
The Executive Director,
Reproductive Health Uganda,
P.O. Box 10746, Kampala. Uganda
Or hand-deliver at: RHU Head Office, Plot 2, Katego Road, Kamwokya
(Opposite Uganda Museum).
Deadline: 16th March 2018
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